For the best beef in town, look no fur­ther than the Drumheller and District an­nual 4-H Show and Sale

The Drumheller Mail - - DRUMHELLER & DISTRICT - Terri Hux­ley

This year, the Rum­sey/Row­ley 4-H beef club will be host­ing the Drumheller District an­nual show and sale on June 5 at the Delia Arena.

The show will kick off with the fe­male class be­gin­ning at 9:00 a.m. The district judg­ing com­pe­ti­tion will start at 11:30 a.m. with the steer class to fol­low at noon. The district in­ter­club com­pe­ti­tion will be­gin roughly around 3:00 p.m. as the top an­i­mals en­ter the ring. First to show is Rum­sey then Hes­keth then Delia.

The con­fir­ma­tion class judge is Chase Miller, show­man­ship judge is Ryan Cook, and Groom­ing judge is Dwayne Martin.

The judg­ing com­pe­ti­tion judge will be Donalee Fer­gu­son. Ring mas­ters will be Gar­rett Holowath and Ni­c­hole Clay­holt, and Tracy Nel­son will be the weigh mas­ter. Lau­rie Jaf­frey has taken on the pho­tog­ra­pher po­si­tion for the event as well.

A sup­per will be held at 5:00 p.m. at the Delia Com­mu­nity Cen­tre that evening to present awards and a job well done for an­other year. Buyers and award pre­sen­ters eat free.

The Car­lie Bell Me­mo­rial Schol­ar­ship is pre­sented to an in­di­vid­ual or mul­ti­ple re­cip­i­ents who have sent in a well-thought out ap­pli­ca­tion where the Bell fam­ily will se­lect the re­cip­i­ent(s). The win­ner or win­ners will be an­nounced at the sup­per along with win­ners from the show.

Past mem­bers who have re­ceived this award since 2012 in sub­se­quent or­der in­clude: Michelle Hoover, Low­ell Nel­son, Raine McDougald, Terri Hux­ley, and Levi Reid.

Mem­bers and Buyers alike are rounded up and redi­rected back to the Delia Arena where Rose­hill Auction Ser­vices will start the sale at 7:00 p.m.

All are wel­come to at­tend and take part in this agri­cul­ture based event.

Last years Re­serve Cham­pion was Amanda Holowath from the Rum­sey-Row­ley Beef Club. Her 1,436 pound steer was bought for $3.60 per pound by Hanna Mo­tor Prod­ucts.

This last year’s Grand Cham­pion was a 1,465 pound steer owned by Kennedy Paget from Hes­keth-Orkney. The steer sold to Ar­mand Tesser of Drumheller Chrysler for $3.90/lb.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Canada

© PressReader. All rights reserved.